[afsachapter254] Fw: Military Report: Military Retirement Under Attack; Proposed TRICARE Pharmacy Co-Pays; and More

  • From: "Joe Allen" <joechiney@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "Mike Davie" <Davie1020m@xxxxxxx>, "Frank Dever" <badfjd@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2011 19:52:01 -0400

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      Military Retirement Under Attack
      Featured Discount: Heroes Save Big
      Proposed TRICARE Pharmacy Co-Pays
      New Fund Helps Wounded Warriors
      Affordable Supplement to SGLI
      Featured Job: Find Your New Career Now
      Your Service Gets You Credit
      Buying Foreclosed Homes with VA Loans
      Navy Seeks Health Study Participants
      Stop Loss Claims Continue
      TRICARE for Newborns
      Reminder: ID Card Changes Coming
      AF Tech Sgt. Promotion List
      AF Medical Services Promotions
      New Online AF Deployment Manager Course
      Carl Pine: Michael Yon Gone Crazy?
      New Army Museum Site Approved
      Sailors Urged to Consider Navy Reserve
      DeCA July 4th Farmers Markets
      DoD Food Drive
      Purchasing Fuel in Europe
      Navy HHG Movers Fully Booked
      AF Marathon Seeks Volunteers
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      Military Retirement Under Attack
      MOAA warns that attacks on current retirement system could impact 
recruiting and retention. More 

       
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discounts and makes it easier to find the biggest and best discounts out there. 
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      Proposed TRICARE Pharmacy Co-Pays
      TRICARE beneficiaries may see some changes to their TRICARE Pharmacy 
cost-shares if the Senate Armed Services Committee version of the defense bill 
passes. More 

      New Fund Helps Wounded Warriors
      The Army Homefront Fund will aid Wounded Warriors from all services with 
cash grants to assist servicemembers and their families with everyday expenses. 
More 

       
      Affordable Supplement to SGLI
      AAFMAA offers affordable life insurance with no war, aviation or 
terrorist clauses. More 

       
      Featured Job: Find Your New Career Now
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      Your Service Gets You Credit
      Your time in the armed services can also get you credit for higher 
education which can cut the amount of time required to get your degree. More 

      Buying Foreclosed Homes with VA Loans
      VA loans can be used to purchase foreclosed properties as long as the VA 
guidelines are met. More 

      Navy Medicine's Millennium Cohort Study (MCS) research team has announced 
that it expects to expand its number of study participants by 50,000 this year 
and is currently seeking new volunteers. More 

      Stop Loss Claims Continue
      The deadline to submit claims for Retroactive Stop Loss Special Pay was 
recently extended to October 21, 2011. More 

      TRICARE for Newborns
      Newborns and adopted children must be registered in the Defense 
Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) before they can be enrolled in 
any TRICARE health plans. More 

      Reminder: ID Card Changes Coming
      As of June 1, Social Security numbers are no longer printed on new ID 
cards issued to members of the Uniformed Services, retirees and family members. 
More 

      AF Tech Sgt. Promotion List
      The Air Force recently selected 8,545 of 34,257 eligible staff sergeants 
for promotion to technical sergeant for a selection rate of 24.94 percent. More 

      AF Medical Services Promotions
      The Air Force has announced promotions for the 2011A Lieutenant Colonel 
Line of Air Force and Medical Services Corps and the Major MSC Central 
Selection Boards. More 

      New Online AF Deployment Manager Course
      The U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Center's Mobility Operations School 
recently launched the online unit deployment manager (UDM), a useful tool for 
anyone involved in current deployment functions. More 

      Carl Pine: Michael Yon Gone Crazy?
      Military.com's cutting-edge blog on military strategy and the front lines 
has a hard question for us this week: Has Michael Yon lost his mind? More 

      New Army Museum Site Approved
      The U.S. Army has approved a site on the North Post of Fort Belvoir, Va., 
for construction of the National Museum of the U.S. Army. More 

      Sailors Urged to Consider Navy Reserve
      The Navy Career Transition Office offers the Navy Reserve as an option 
for Sailors not approved for an active duty Perform-to-Serve (PTS) quota. More 

      DeCA July 4th Farmers Markets
      The Defense Commissary Agency is offering farmers-market sales events 
July 1-3. More 

      DoD Food Drive
      The Defense Department (DoD) is promoting a nationwide campaign asking 
servicemembers to donate to their local food pantries. More 

      Purchasing Fuel in Europe
      Procedures for purchasing rationed fuel in the Netherlands impact 
personnel stationed outside the country by requiring special paperwork and 
authorizations before tanking-up. More 

      Navy HHG Movers Fully Booked
      A Navy general administrative message advises Sailors and civilians not 
to schedule any household goods (HHG) pack and pickup dates now through July 
15. More 

      AF Marathon Seeks Volunteers
      The Air Force Marathon office is looking for a few good men and women to 
volunteer at this year's marathon and expo event September 15-18, 2011 at 
Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. More 

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